(The course as supplied includes all necessary ancillary items such as chart forms and calculation sheets.) 


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  1. What is astrology? The symbols of the planets and their meanings
  2. The solar system; the zodiac; the symbols of the signs
  3. Some basic definitions; understanding time
  4. Erecting the horoscope (1): the house cusps
  5. Erecting the horoscope (2): the planetary positions
  6. Erecting the horoscope (3): the aspects
  7. Summarizing the chart; the elements and qualities
  8. The houses
  9. The planets; their rulership of the signs and houses
  10. First steps in interpretation
  11. Interpreting the aspects
  12. Delineating the horoscope
  13. Looking ahead
  14. The history of astrology
  15. Preparing for the advanced course

To view the first lesson of the Beginners' Course please click here.


This comprises some practice in erecting charts followed by lessons 7 – 14 of the Beginners’ Course, see above.


This course comprises three separate modules; the first consists primarily of lessons in the various facets of delineation, preparing the student for practical work on horoscopes. It is illustrated with a number of interesting real-life case histories. The second module deals with the various methods of prognostication; the third introduces a number of other astrological techniques and also tackles ethical issues. As with the other courses, the emphasis is on the spiritual interpretation of the horoscope, the life path and lessons as shown in it and how these apply to practical life and problems. Any necessary specialist stationery is included, but at this stage students are expect to purchase their own blank natal chartforms and any ephemerides they may need. 

Module One

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  1. Introduction to the Seven Rays
  2. The Seven Rays (2): basic descriptions of the rays; observing them in action in everyday life.
  3. The Seven Rays (3): the operation of the rays at the different levels of consciousness
  4. Zodiacal subdivisions; the importance of house cusps; analysis of the charts of twins – how are the differences shown?
  5. Aspect patterns (1): conjunctions and satellitia; a biographical study with comment and analysis
  6. Aspect patterns (2): oppositions, squares and grand crosses; further biographical study
  7. Aspect patterns (3): grand trines; more biographical study
  8. The Moon’s nodes
  9. The importance of the houses; vocational guidance, health and relationships; finding the talents and abilities in the horoscope; case histories discussed
  10. The complete birth chart; putting together a delineation including analysis at deeper levels

Module Two

  1. The progressed horoscope (1): the Arabian ‘day for a year’ method, progressed and converse; finding adjusted calculation dates; charting and calculating progressed and converse secondary directions; the progressed angles
  2. The progressed horoscope (2): interpreting the major progressions
  3. The progressed horoscope (3): transits; eclipses and new moons
  4. The progressed horoscope (4): the cycles of the Moon
  5. The progressed horoscope (5): the lunar aspects
  6. Symbolic directions
  7. Solar returns
  8. Rectification: the problem of the unknown birth time

Module Three

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  1. Chiron
  2. Synastry: chart interactions and comparisons; looking at relationships using synastry; composite charts
  3. Midpoints
  4. Harmonics
  5. Draconic astrology
  6. The major asteroids; the fixed stars
  7. An introduction to horary astrology
  8. The astrological consultation
  9. The written horoscope
  10. Finding one’s ‘path of light’; astrology, meditation and intuition; conclusion